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RECORD REVIEW: KOKOKO! (DRC/FRA) – FONGOLA (ALBUM OF THE WEEK)
RECORD REVIEW: KOKOKO! (DRC/FRA) – FONGOLA (ALBUM OF THE WEEK)

Fongola (The Key) is the debut album from DIY electronic and experimental quintet KOKOKO!. Made up of four Congolese artists, Makara Bianko, Dido Oweke, Boms Bomolo and Love Lokombe and veteran French artist/producer Xavier Thomas aka Débruit, they form...

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FÖLLAKZOID SET TO DELIVER THE IMMENSE “I”
FÖLLAKZOID SET TO DELIVER THE IMMENSE “I”

It’s been four years since their third long player so its great news to hear that Santiago experimental and electronic outfit Föllakzoid have announced the release date for their third long player I, which follows up album’s II (2013)...

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NEW & NOTABLE: ZOMBIES IN MIAMI (MEX) – SPACE IS THE PLACE
NEW & NOTABLE: ZOMBIES IN MIAMI (MEX) – SPACE IS THE PLACE

Hot on the heels of their split 4 tracker with New York City’s The Juan Maclean, Mexican left field electronic duo Jenice & Caniba aka Zombies In Miami have released Space Is The Place, their new three track EP...

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NEW & NOTABLE: KASSI VALAZZA (USA) – CHINO (SINGLE)
NEW & NOTABLE: KASSI VALAZZA (USA) – CHINO (SINGLE)

Portland based singer songwriter Kassi Valazza recently released her super impressive new single ‘Chino’. It’s delicate yet expansive affair, an instructively powerful and spacious mixture of western inspired country and tinges of psych rock. As bruising and self aware...

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KIKAGAKU MOYO RELEASE MASANA TEMPLES
KIKAGAKU MOYO RELEASE MASANA TEMPLES

Photo Credit: Jamie Wdziekonski Last Friday saw Japanese psych-rock genre defiers Kikagaku Moyo release their excellent new album Masana Temples. Having decamped to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon to record the album, their fourth, with jazz musician Bruno Pernadas,...

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NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO FOR NEW SILVER GIRL
NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO FOR NEW SILVER GIRL

Helsinki quartet New Silver Girl have followed up their sprawling debut single, ‘Phantom Ride’ with the proto-punk/motorik/psych rock inspired follow up ‘Starlight City’. It’s the second single from their forthcoming self titled debut album set for October on Soliti Records....

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HIDEOUS SUN DEMON DROP THE RIPPING FAME, EROTIC, DREAM.
HIDEOUS SUN DEMON DROP THE RIPPING FAME, EROTIC, DREAM.

Fremantle punk trio Hideous Sun Demon dropped their ripping third full length Fame Erotic Dream last Friday. It’s an album that’s a relentless ride in every respect highlighted by its exceptional rhythm section, fiercely delivered vocals and kaleidoscopic guitar...

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FRIDA’S NEW EP IS A SUMPTUOUS FEAST OF POP GOLD
FRIDA’S NEW EP IS A SUMPTUOUS FEAST OF POP GOLD

Melbourne outfit Frida released their new EP these are all the things we’ve found earlier this month, a sumptuous ode to all things good in pop. It features six diverse offerings that are front-ended by three stellar exhibits of...

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KÖLN QUARTET C.A.R. RETURN TO THEIR JAZZ INSPIRED KOSMISCHE & MOTORIK ROOTS ON NEW ALBUM
KÖLN QUARTET C.A.R. RETURN TO THEIR JAZZ INSPIRED KOSMISCHE & MOTORIK ROOTS ON NEW ALBUM

Köln experimental quartet C.A.R. have released their second full length album Look Behind You. The title is telling for an instrumental band as the album sees them returning to their original ambient, jazz and komische/motorik roots heard on 2014’s...

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COCO REILLY SERVES UP A LESSON IN LOVE ON DEBUT
COCO REILLY SERVES UP A LESSON IN LOVE ON DEBUT

Nashville artist Coco Reilly recently shared her debut song ‘Define You’ a self-instructive gem breezily delivered with tinges of country and pysch dancing around its pop centre. Reilly had this to say about marrying up lyrical lessons with the...

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